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Nigeria @55: Prologue: Still groping in the dark


on October 01, 2015   /   in News, Nigeria@55 4:49 pm

One of the enduring topics of debate over Nigeria’s nationhood is the question: was Nigeria’s amalgamation a mistake? In Read More →

Irresponsibility of Nigerian politicians dragged us backward – Mohammed

Junaid Mohammed

on October 01, 2015   /   in News, Nigeria@55

Second Republic lawmaker, Dr Junaid Mohammed, in this interview said the waywardness and irresponsibility of the Nigerian pol Read More →

Nigeria@55: I’m worried, unhappy but optimistic – Osoba

Olusegun Osoba

on October 01, 2015   /   in Nigeria@55

Former Governor of Ogun State, Aremo Olusegun Segun Osoba, in this chat, shares his thoughts on the state of nation, where we Read More →

Policing Nigeria: The challenges


on October 01, 2015   /   in Nigeria@55

GENERALLY speaking, it is beyond doubt that the security situation in Nigeria today is still worrisome. People are still caut Read More →

Nigeria@55: Change expected in health

on October 01, 2015   /   in Nigeria@55

FORTUNES of the nation’s health sector have slumped following long years of decay and decadence, and there is no doubt that a repositioning is overdue. The transformation to a sector that gives reason for hope and cheer is desirable. There is a plethora of expectations Nigerians want from a health sector rife with tales and expressions of fear, sadness and death. Nigeria currently has some of the poorest health indicators in the world and attention should be more focused on improving these national health indices. Change must begin with the leadership through increased political commitment at all levels, enforcement of professionalism and a defined framework for health practice that clearly defines roles and responsibilities within the system. Read More →

ECONOMY: Need for fiscal federalism, others


on October 01, 2015   /   in Nigeria@55

The post independence economy of Nigeria seemed to be moving in the right direction with the regions taking charge of their r Read More →

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Breaking: Again, Fulani herdsmen invade Falae’s farm


on October 07, 2015   /   in News, Trending 2:58 pm

Barely two weeks after some fulani herdsmen attacked and kidnapped the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation S Read More →

14 killed in Damaturu multiple blasts

File Photo: Gombe presidential rally Car-Bomb-Blast in 2014

on October 07, 2015   /   in News, Trending

Suspected Boko Haram terrorists on Wednesday, hit the Buhari Housing Estate, in Damaturu, Yobe State. Read More →

Buhari’s uneventful 100 days, by Femi Aribisala


on October 07, 2015   /   in Femi Aribisala, News, Trending

AFTER the 2015 election, I predicted on Twitter that when critical decisions are to be taken, Yemi Osinbajo, the token Southe Read More →

Emir of Ilorin to Buhari: Implement confab report to restructure Nigeria

Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu Gambari

on October 07, 2015   /   in News, Trending

The Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu Gambari, has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to commence process that will lead to Read More →

Buhari romancing with politicians who destroyed Nigeria for 16yrs —Shekarau

ANPP presidential candidate, Ibrahim Shekarau

on October 07, 2015   /   in News, Trending

IMMEDIATE past Minister of Education, Mallam Ibrahim Shekarau, said yesterday, that President Muhammadu Buhari was romancing Read More →

UK crime agency replies Vanguard: Diezani’s cash seizure not related to arrest

Diezani Alison-Madueke

on October 07, 2015   /   in News, Trending

ABUJA—The United Kingdom, UK, National Crime Agency has said that the £27,000 (N9,180,000) seized from the former Petroleu Read More →

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Dan Lu set to break into Nigerian music scene


on October 09, 2015   /   in Entertainment, News 12:00 am

Dan Lu, who was in the country during the week to wrap up the deal with Kcee said, he chose to Collabo with Kcee following th Read More →

Remy Martin opens exclusive membership club

on October 09, 2015   /   in Entertainment, News

AS part of its culture of celebrating excellence and perfection, Fine Champagne Cognac Rémy Martin has opened a first-of-its-kind exclusive membership XO Club to be opened by a cognac brand in Nigeria. Read More →

I don’t see myself as a good rapper – Jesse Jagz

Jesse Jagz

on October 08, 2015   /   in Entertainment, News 9:22 pm

Talented rapper, Jesse Jagz who is considered to be one of the finest rappers in the Nigerian music terrain, has declared re Read More →

AFRIMA 2015 set to host Africa in Lagos


on October 08, 2015   /   in Showtime People

The International Committee of AFRIMA and the African Union Commission, AUC, on Monday October 5, unveiled Lagos, Nigeria, as Read More →

Malawian pop star, Dan Lufani, Kcee plan collabo


on October 07, 2015   /   in Entertainment 9:24 pm

South African-based Malawian Afro-pop singer, Dan Lufani popularly called, Dan Lu is currently in Nigeria, where he's fine-tu Read More →

Unbelievable! See Lepacious Bose’s weight-loss wonder


on October 07, 2015   /   in Entertainment

Top female stand-up comedienne is known to be a very fat woman, but one who has used her huge weight to good effect by using Read More →

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Eaglets beat Argentina 2-1


on October 09, 2015   /   in News, Sports 12:34 am

Nigeria’s U-17 side,Golden Eaglets on Wednesday secured a morale boosting 2-1 win over their Argentinean counterparts in Read More →

Enyeama: Resignation not in nation’s interest – Erico

Joe Erico

on October 09, 2015   /   in News, Sports

Former Nigeria goalkeeper, Joe Erico, who was Super Eagles goalkeepers trainer, expressed shock on the manner Enyeama threw i Read More →

Congo hands Oliseh his first defeat


on October 09, 2015   /   in News, Sports

DR Congo defeated a far-from-impressive Nigeria 2-0 in a friendly in Vise, Belgium, yesterday night to hand coach Sunday Olis Read More →

Enyeama: He deserves a befitting farewell – Amiesimaka

Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama saves a shot by Paul Pogba of France.

on October 09, 2015   /   in News, Sports

Former Super Eagles winger, Adokiye Amiesimaka is one who was full of sympathy for the former skipper of the team, Vincent En Read More →

Enyeama’s decision best for him – Nwosu

Henry Nwosu

on October 08, 2015   /   in News, Sports 10:29 pm

Henry Nwosu, another former national team player, said that it was a good decision on the part of Enyeama to resign in view o Read More →

Onigbinde backs Oliseh in Enyeama saga

Adegboye Onigbinde

on October 08, 2015   /   in News, Sports

Former Super Eagles coach, Adegboye Onigbinde, has blamed Vincent Enyeama for his sudden exit from the national team. Read More →